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  •  And, ... why look that way ... (4+ / 0-)

    Because there were opening statements that took up much of the call and the bloggers might get a question (maybe with follow-up) and they were seeking to pursue / raise a specific issue.  Those specifics were reasonable / valuable / etc even as they did not go back and challenge some of the core assumptions of the opening statement(s). (For example, I was discomfited by the 'credit card' and other references which make deficit reduction a higher priority than investing in establishing a sound structure for a prosperous and sustainable future.)

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    by A Siegel on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 05:49:32 AM PST

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    •  It wasn't meant to be a "personal" (1+ / 0-)
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      criticism of you as much as a broad sweeping statement of how the system seems to work.  I will go back and listen.   I, too, get frustrated at how little we matter.

      If you don't stand for something, eventually, you stand for nothing.

      by dkmich on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 01:12:24 PM PST

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